Pennant race odds the Off Base way

Wanna play the percentages? Here's our man's look at what's likely to happen.

Originally Published: September 4, 2013
By Jim Caple | ESPN.com

Now that Labor Day has come and gone, students are back in school studying their textbooks while baseball fans are back in DEFCON 1 anxiety mode studying the coolstandings.com percentages to determine whether their favorite team will make the postseason.

If your team faces astronomical odds, don't lose all hope. Clubs routinely surmount Coolstandings' insurmountable odds to reach the postseason -- the Rockies in 2007, the Twins in 2009, the Cardinals and Rays in 2011, etc. Your team ...

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